The public Prosecutor will check on Baikal objects, harming nature

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Smirnoviella in photobacteria Baikal. Archival photoThe public Prosecutor will check on Baikal objects, harming nature© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Smirnoviella the image Bank

The Prosecutor General’s office began checking the activities of economic entities, the damaging nature of Baykal, said Thursday the official representative of Department Alexander Kurennoy.

Earlier, President Vladimir Putin instructed the government in 2018-2020 to eliminate the consequences of the activities of the Baikal pulp and paper mill (PPM) at the expense of the budget. He also instructed the Prosecutor General’s office and Rosprirodnadzor to check the legality of activities that have a negative environmental impact on lake Baikal. The deadline of this assignment is November 1, 2017.

«Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika sent to the Baikal Commission of the Prosecutor General’s office for the inspection of environmental legislation. The verification also involved the staff of the Federal service for supervision in the sphere of nature and in the sphere of consumer rights protection and human welfare, Federal Agency of water resources, forestry and fisheries, the Prosecutor’s office of Buryatia, Irkutsk region, East Siberian transport Prosecutor’s office and Volga interregional environmental Prosecutor’s office,» he said.

Kurennoy said that the test will cover all objects that have a negative impact on the Baikal natural territory.

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